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Calcutta University PhD Library & Information Science Admission 2018

University of Calcutta PhD in Library and Information Science Admission 2018

Calcutta University PhD Library & Information Science Admission 2018- Calcutta University has released admission notice for eligible candidates for admission into PhD Program in Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta, for the session 2018-19.


Interested and eligible candidates who have checked and read the complete instruction about application, read the selection process can fill their application form.


University of Calcutta

  • University of Calcutta was established in 1857. It was the first Indian university to be established as a multidisciplinary and secular Western-style university
  • University of Calcutta is recognized as a "Five-Star University" and a "Centre with Potential for Excellence" by the University Grants Commission
  • The University Offers courses in Arts, Commerce, Science, Music, Law, Education, Journalism, Engineering and Technology at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

 

Also See : Admission Notification

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s Degree in the relevant subject
  • Admissions will be made on the basis of a written test, of three hours duration followed by an interview. Candidates with NET/SET/M. Phil are not required to appear in the written test but need to appear in the interview.

 

Selection Procedure

  • Admissions will be made on the basis of a written test, of three hours duration followed by an interview. Candidates with NET/SET/M. Phil are not require to appear in the written test but need to appear in the interview.

 

Seats Available

  • Number of seats for the PhD Program for 2018-19 is 07 (Seven)

 

Reservation

  • Reservation of SC/ST/PH/OBC etc will be as per 100 points roster applicable as per the rules of the West Bengal Higher Education Institutions (reservation in admission) rules, 2013

 

Scheme of Exam

  • Written test of Calcutta University for PhD Program will be held on the following basis:
  • 1st Paper: General Studies (MCQ); 80 Marks; Duration: 50 minutes
  • 2nd Paper: Library & Information Science (MCQ); 60 Marks; Duration: 40 minutes
  • 3rd Paper: Library & Information Science (Descriptive); 60 Marks; Duration: 90 minutes
  • Candidates must obtain qualifying marks in each paper (General - 60% marks, OBC-A & OBC-B - 54% marks and SC/ST/PH – 45% marks) to qualify for interview
  • Result of written test will be put up on the notice board of the department on 24th April 2018
  • Interview of the candidates comprised of applicants with NET/SET/M. Phil and qualified candidates in the written test will be held on 28th April 2018 from 2:00 Pm in the Department
  • List of qualified candidates for the enrolment to the PhD Program for the session 2018-19 will be published on the Departmental Notice Board in 2nd week of May 208

 

Application Process

  • Candidates should download the application form from the university website www.caluniv.ac.in
  • Filled in Application Forms, accompanied by the counterpart of a challan (obtainable from the Cash Counter of the University at the College Street campus) of Rs.100/- should be submitted to the office of the Department of Library & Information Science, Asutosh Building (Top floor) 87/1 College Street, Kolkata-700073 on all working days between 12 Noon to 04.00 PM
  • The challan should necessarily be endorsed by the Office of the Dept. before deposition of fees at Cash Counter of the University

 

Important Dates

  • Last Date of Submission of Application Forms is 10th April 2018 (within working hours)
  • Date of Written Test: 21st April 2018 at 12.00 Noon
  • Date of Result: 24th April 2018
  • Date of Interview: 28th April 2018
  • Publication of List of Qualified Candidates: 02nd week of May 2018

 

 

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